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Elkhart students get a taste of college

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Some Elkhart Community Schools students got a taste of college life at St. Mary's College Thursday. The 120 students are a part of the Labratory School Network a partnership to support learning for Elkhart students and teacher education at St. Mary's.

During the field trip, the students got to see an experiment demonstration in a chemistry lab.

Elizabeth Allen, an Elkhart Memorial High School teacher said, "The beauty of science is it's hands on so I just love watching the kids eyes light up the minute you tell them they get to put on a lab coat. "

Ten rising seniors in the Saint Mary's education program or recent alumnae serve as teachers in the lab.

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